Comedian Jim Norton and host Sam Roberts are on every morning from 8-11amET, discussing current news topics, social trends, life, talking with listeners and celebrities guests.
The Just For Laughs Welcome Desk is located at the Hyatt Regency Montreal (1255 Rue Jeanne-Mance), in front of the Creation Room, on Level 6.
Imagine if your dad wrote a dirty book. Most people would try to ignore it – but not Jamie Morton. Instead, he decided to read it to the world in this hilarious comedy podcast. With the help of his best mates, James Cooper and Radio 1 DJ Alice Levine, Jamie reads a chapter a week […]
Everyone knows the Canadian Comedy Industry could never be made fun of, attacked or ridiculed in any way. Not this strong and powerful Maple Tree of success. Yet, one man, Mark Andrew Forward, (who of course you’ve all heard of, because he’s spent 17 years in Canadian Comedy, which works tirelessly promoting its own talent […]
A podcast featuring women of color with very different views on Hot Topics.
It’s no secret that some of the most hilarious comedy comes out of Canada. The CBC will host ‘CBC COMEDY FUNNY LUNCH’ where delegates can meet Canadian comics, creators and representatives from CBC Comedy. It’s here that you’ll find the topic of emerging Canadian programming at the forefront of many great discussions, all the while […]
Ward and Al are comedians Ward Anderson and Allison Dore. Their show, brilliantly named “Ward and Al”, is a combination of news and topical analysis, entertainment talk, pop culture, and more. You’ll hear guest interviews from the world of journalism, media, comedy, and entertainment. Ward and Al keep the show quick and insightful. It’s Talk […]
New to ComedyPro this year, we proudly announce the first CBC COMEDY ORIGINALS pitch program! Home to many of Canada’s hit comedy series (Schitt’s Creek, Baroness Von Sketch, Workin’ Moms, Kim’s Convenience) and short form comedies (90 Year-Old Roommate, a ComedyPro alum, My Kitchen Can Be Anything, Save Me), CBC has been a long-time JFL […]
Good One: A Podcast About Jokes is a podcast about – well – jokes, and the people who tell them. Each week, a comedian will play a joke of their’s and then break it down with Vulture Senior Editor Jesse David Fox. This podcast will host guest star Eugene Mirman.
NEW THIS YEAR! New Faces: Creators is a showcase of the up-and-coming influencers & creators who, through digital content creation, are contributing to the evolution of the comedy landscape as we know it! New Faces: Creators: Brandon Rogers Glenn Boozan Good Cop Great Cop (Matt Porter and Charlie Hankin) Quinta Brunson The Cooties (Ethan Edenburg, Jacob […]
Last Podcast on the Left barrels headlong into all things horror as hosts Ben Kissel, Marcus Parks and Henry Zebrowski cover dark subjects spanning Jeffrey Dahmer, werewolves, Jonestown, iconic hauntings, the history of war crimes, and more.
Comedies are undergoing a remarkable resurgence and Just For Laughs, in partnership with Thruline Television, is looking to find the next big hit! At the JFL/Thruline Television Staged Readings, two of the best unproduced and unencumbered scripts from both the US and Canada will be brought to life by an all-star cast of actors and comedians in […]
Join us for a special screening of the “Spark of Madness” episode from the CNN Original Series, The History of Comedy. “Spark of Madness” explores the fascinating mind of comedians, as well as the difficult road of mental illness and substance abuse that so many seemed destined to take. Following the screening, there will be a […]
The Todd Shapiro Show is a daily live talk show featuring one of Canada’s most hilarious, original and beloved radio personalities. The show will feature a loaded rotation of Canadian and international personalities, from sports to music to comedy to whoever is hot in the news right now.
Did you ever go to a comedy club and see the comics at the back table laughing hysterically? Did you ever wish you could hear what they were talking about? Hosted by Robert Kelly, YOU KNOW WHAT DUDE! podcast provides you a seat at that table as comedians new and old try to one-up and […]
Join HBO execs as they crawl out from under all their Emmy’s to tell us how they developed some of the greatest TV comedies of the last decade, like Curb Your Enthusiasm, which they’re bringing back for its ninth season. Not only are HBO’s shows funny – they are genre-breaking (High Maintenance), politically engaging (Last […]
Variety’s newly anointed ’10 Comics To Watch’ will be presented at this exclusive cocktail party brought to you by Variety and Cohen Gardner llp. 2017 Variety 10 Comics To Watch*: Brian Jordan Alvarez Rhea Butcher Vir Das Desus Nice and Kid Mero John Early Tiffany Haddish Hasan Minhaj Esther Povitsky Jesus Trejo Liza Treyger *Not […]
What’s funnier than seeing the world’s best comedians up close and personal at an annual Canadian comedy confab? A panel of network development executives talking about comedy. Well, not quite, but here we are. In addition to eating our late night bagels (you’re welcome), join truTV development executives Simmy Kustanowitz, Rohit Sang and Deb Savo as they discuss the comedy network’s […]
Move over Key and Peele, there are new sketch comics in town, and they’re set to blow up Montreal on July 27. The future stars of SNL don’t hold back during one of the funniest shows of the series. New Faces of Comedy-Characters: Ana Fabrega Avery Monsen Bill Posley Kat Palardy Matt Gehring Matt Rogers […]
Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud Network and Just For Laughs have joined forces in search of the funniest short films from the US and Canada with Laugh Out Loud Network Presents: Just For Laughs Eat My Shorts, a new initiative between the world’s biggest comedy star and the world’s biggest comedy festival. From submissions received, […]
Funny How? is an access-driven look at life behind the mic, through the encyclopedic lens of writer Kliph Nesteroff, author of The Comedians: Drunks, Thieves, Scoundrels, and the History of American Comedy. The series uses the immersive experiences of both rookie and veteran comics to investigate broad themes of the profession and illuminate the universal […]
The new one-hour drama series I’m Dying Up Here, with new episodes Sundays at 10pm on Showtime, explores L.A.’s famed ‘70s stand-up comedy scene. The series delves into the inspired, damaged and complicated psyches of those who stand alone in front of an audience ‘dying’ for fame, fortune and, with any luck, a shot on […]
No comedy mega-star came out of the womb with an agent, and Just For Laughs’ New Faces: Unrepped is here to remedy that oversight by the big man himself. On July 27, New Faces: Unrepped gives audiences and industry-members a first look at the hottest names tearing up the underground comedy scene. Commission-free comedy at […]